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Hearth shovel

Description

Brass multi-ringed grip, cylindrical at top with ball and cap finial. Steel rod shaft. Replaced sheet metal shovel painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1840
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Shovel, Fireplace
shovels
steel (alloy)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
4 3/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.314
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
254632

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